Is Fado Portugal’s national song? I am sure that you have heard somewhere that Fado is Portugal’s national song. The reality is that it originated in Lisbon and it is something intimately connected to the city and its History.
Qantas at 80% pre-pandemic capacity announcing additional flights to several destinations. On a week tainted by scandal with the airline being sued by the ACCC and also embroiled in a competition scandal, this seems to be an oasis for Qantas news.
British Airways helps train the pilots of the future with its pilot cadet programme that will make the profession more accessible to those who want to embrace it.
Tourist attractions or tourist traps? Have you ever asked yourself that question when you visit those rating websites? The reality is that we need to be aware of what is a really good experience or a crowded overrated tourist trap.
Airbus’ mission to decarbonise aviation continues and the company wants to take real action against climate change. Better and more efficient aircraft together with the usage of SAF will help us all in this fight to achieve zero emissions.
Qantas boosts engineering training in Australia with its brand new Qantas Group Engineering Academy. The academy will have a campus in Brisbane and Melbourne and will be training new engineers for Qantas and other airlines.
Bad weather can be aviation’s worst nightmare. Although planes can fly above storms and avoid them during a flight, when they need to take off or land they can be severely affected if there is a storm. Flight cancellations will cause a flow-on effect that may take days to clear.
A new tool to help the environment. Cascade is the new tool created by Boeing to help aviation reach its target zero. Another step forward for this industry that is sometimes accused of being a big polluter.
Lufthansa renews its fleets and purchases more A350-100 and A350-900 aircraft. The airline says this is a move to reduce carbon emissions and increase comfort.
Skytrax names Changi the best airport 2023. This beautiful Singaporean airport has been awarded this year after having a return of passengers to 80% of pre-pandemic levels.